Porphyromonas catoniae (Moore and Moore) Willems and Collins (ATCC® 51270)

Strain Designations: VPI N3B-3  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Oribaculum catoniae Moore and Moore
Strain Designations VPI N3B-3
Oral cavity - human, gingival crevice of adult patient with periodontitis
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 2722: Supplemented Tryptic Soy Broth/Agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Anaerobic
Name of Depositor LV Moore
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LV Moore <--  WEC Moore
Oral cavity - human, gingival crevice of adult patient with periodontitis

Moore LV, Moore WE. Oribaculum catoniae gen. nov., sp. nov.; Catonella morbi gen. nov., sp. nov.; Hallella seregens gen. nov., sp. nov.; Johnsonella ignava gen. nov., sp. nov.; and Dialister pneumosintes gen. nov., comb. nov., nom. rev., Anaerobic gram-negative bacilli from the human gingival crevice. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 44: 187-192, 1994. PubMed: 8186083

Willems A, Collins MD. Reclassification of Oribaculum catoniae (Moore and Moore 1994) as Porphyromonas catoniae comb. nov. and emendation of the genus Porphyromonas. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 45: 578-581, 1995. PubMed: 8590687

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X82823 O.catoniae 16S rRNA gene.

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